The Attic conversions Specialists Birch Hill, RG12 7
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic conversions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic conversions all over Birch Hill, RG12 7 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic conversions over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Birch Hill
Most attic conversions are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Attic conversions Consultation
We offer free attic conversions consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders?
- Specialists in attic conversions in attic conversions area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included